Margaret Minnicks shares articles with readers all over the world. Topics include celebrities, royal family, movies, television, foods, drinks, health issues, and other interesting things. Thanks in advance for TIPS that are sent my way.
Diet Drinks Are Just As Bad For You As Sugar-Sweetened Beverages
Diet drinks are sold as sugar-free, zero-calorie, low-calorie drinks, light drinks, artificially sweetened versions of carbonated beverages with virtually no calories. Many people think those drinks are better for them than sugar-sweetened beverages. However, diet drinks as just as bad. Some nutritionists say they are worse than sugary drinks even though sugary drinks have more calories than diet drinks. Both types of drinks provide basically the same health problems.
The Most Common Last Name In the United States
You might or might not have the common last name belonging to more than 2.4 million Americans. You might not even know what that last name is. For your information, the most common last name in the United States is Smith, and it is spelled that way instead of Smyth, Schmidt, Schmitz, or some other variation.
Did You Know That Lemons Are the Healthiest Food?
Some people don't realize that lemons are healthy. In fact, lemons are the healthiest food one can consume. The lemon's value is often neglected because of its small size and low price.
Surprising Triggers for Your Nagging Headaches
If you often have headaches, you might be able to discover what causes them. Then you can make some changes to prevent them or at least minimize their frequency. You might be surprised to find out the little things that might be triggering those nagging headaches.
Pasta Comes In Many Different Shapes, Sizes, and Textures
When you send someone to the store to buy pasta, the person will have no idea what to purchase because there are so many names, shapes, sizes, and textures of pasta. There are about 600 specific kinds of pasta, and there are over 1,300 documented names. Therefore, you must be specific when you send someone to the store to buy pasta for you.
Why Are People Questioning Prince Harry and Dr. Jill Biden's Friendship?
Some people continue to watch and comment on what Prince Harry and Meghan Markle say and do even though they are no longer senior members of the Royal Family. They still have the titles Duke and Duchess of Sussex, but they did not retain their "His and Her Royal Highness" titles after they announced on January 8, 2020, that they were stepping down from their royal duties.
Who Will Host 'Jeopardy!' After the Death of Alex Trebek?
George Alexander Trebek, known to millions as Alex Trebek, died peacefully at the age of 80 on Sunday, November 8, 2020. The longtime host of ABC's popular game show Jeopardy! had been battling stage four pancreatic cancer since March 2019. At the time of his death, he was surrounded by family members and friends at his Los Angeles home. The Canadian-American was loved by all who have watched Jeopardy! over the past 37 years.
Three Stressors Some People Are Experiencing at This Time
There are at least three issues going on at this time that are causing tremendous stress for people, including this writer. Those things affect many people instead of being reserved just for people with mental illness. Physicians and therapists say they are treating people who are going through three main public stressors without counting their own personal stressors.